Pastor John Baumgartner is the 2nd pastor at Heritage Baptist Church following the first pastor, Robert Hettinger who founded Heritage in 1976. Pastor Baumgartner has been at Heritage for almost 30 yrs.

Pastor Baumgartner is assisted by his wife Virginia and as a team they are raising 2 grandchildren Nikitalynn Marie Baumgartner and Mark Daniel Baumgartner. Both Pastor John are bi-vocational working part-time outside the church. Together they accomplish God's work here at the church assisted by faithful lay-people in the church.